Membership Makes the Perfect Gift!

Purchase a gift membership in the Science Store or at the Boxc Office and receive a free ornament while supplies last! 

Become a Member/Renew! Gift a Membership Compare All Levels

With every membership, receive:

  • 1 year FREE unlimited admission to Great Lakes Science Center, NASA Glenn Visitor Center and Steamship William G. Mather.
  • FREE admission to special exhibits
  • FREE admission to 360+ science centers worldwide
  • Discounted member parking rate
  • 10% discount at the Science Store & Cafe
  • Discounts on camps, classes and workshops
  • Invitations to exclusive events
  • Monthly e-newsletter & members-only communications
  • Support educational programming at Great Lakes Science Center

***Please note that additional members can be added to any family level or higher for $20/person.

Great Lakes Science Center has many different membership levels to choose from! Click here to compare all levels. 

 

Individual MAX, $90

Individual MAX, $90

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Receive all benefits noted above, PLUS

  • 1 complimentary parking pass
  • 1 FREE guest per visit
  • Unlimited complimentary DOME Theater tickets per year

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Family, $95

Family, $95

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Receive all benefits noted above, PLUS

  • 1 complimentary parking pass

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Family PLUS, $130

Family PLUS, $130

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Receive all benefits noted above, PLUS

  • 2 complimentary parking passes
  • 4 complimentary DOME Theater tickets per year
  • 2 FREE guests per visit

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Family MAX. $175

Family MAX. $175

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Receive all benefits noted above, PLUS

  • 4 complimentary parking passes
  • Unlimited complimentary DOME Theater tickets per year
  • 2 FREE guests per visit

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Sustaining Family MAX, $500

Sustaining Family MAX, $500

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Receive all benefits noted above, PLUS

  • 6 complimentary parking passes 
  • Unlimited complimentary DOME Theater tickets per year
  • 2 FREE guests per visit
  • 4 "Member for a Day" passes

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Patron Family MAX, $750

Patron Family MAX, $750

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Receive all benefits noted above, PLUS

  • 8 complimentary parking passes 
  • Unlimited complimentary DOME Theater tickets per year
  • 2 FREE guests per visit
  • 6 "Member for a Day" passes

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President's Circle, $1,500

President's Circle, $1,500

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Receive all benefits noted above, PLUS

  • 10 complimentary parking passes 
  • Unlimited complimentary DOME Theater tickets per year
  • 2 FREE guests per visit
  • 8 "Member for a Day" passes

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Member FAQs

Member FAQs

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Have some questions about membership? Click here to learn more!

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Member Activities

Member Activities

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Exclusive events and activities only offered to Great Lakes Science Center members!

A portion of Great Lakes Science Center memberships are tax deductable, more information can be found here.


Certified Ohio Educator, Active Military Personnel or Senior Citizen? 
Receive 10% off your membership! Call the membership department today at 216-696-4576 to find out about our discounted membership opportunities! More details here.


Ohio Certified Educators and Homeschooling Families Discounts
$85 for the Family Membership, $115 for the Family PLUS and $155 for the Family MAX. More details here


Does your organization match gifts? 
Most matching gift companies will match the tax deductable portion of your membership.  As a “thank you” for your employer’s contribution we will upgrade your membership to the next level!  Contact the membership department for further details or enter your company below to find out if your employer will match your donation!

Enter your company below to find out if your employer will match your volunteer time with a grant!

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Museum Reciprocity 

Your Great Lakes Science Center membership allows you to take advantage of the ASTC Passport Program through the Association of Science and Technology Centers, an exclusive benefit to you as a member. More information, including a complete list of more than 300 cultural institutions participating in the ASTC  Passport Program, can be found herePlease note: Great Lakes Science Center does not reciprocate with the Cleveland Museum of Natural History.


Membership Policies

A photo ID is required with your membership card for admission.
Membership benefits are non-transferrable and apply only to those named on the membership card.
Youth under 16 MUST be accompanied by a named adult on the membership. Named youth between the ages of 16-17 may use the membership without a named adult present, but are not entitled to guest benefits (if applicable).

Please click HERE for a complete list of membership policies.